Archive for January, 2015

  • Monthly meeting: Black Trans Panel (a trans-masculine perspective)

    • Date: January 2nd, 2015
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    In honor of Black History Month, FORGE will host a panel discussion with Black Trans*/Gender Non-Conforming community leaders to speak on their experiences, activism and vision. Panelists come from a variety of experience, age, and organizations. Questions may include: What does Black TGNC activism look like and how have you experienced change over the course […]

  • Parents of trans kids support

    • Date: January 2nd, 2015
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    MKE Parents of Trans Kids is a group of parents and caregivers supporting each other on our individual journeys of love, acceptance, and advocacy for our school-aged gender non-binary, transgender and non-conforming children. We meet monthly on the 3rd Sunday from 2:00pm to 3:30pm.¬†¬† Supportive, gently facilitated meetings offer parents and adult family members the […]

  • What you can do: Supporting yourself and others after a trans death or violent crime

    [Download a printable version here:¬†supporting-self-others-after-trans-death] It is normal to feel grief, anger, fear, sadness, and confusion when we lose someone we care about, particularly if the death was unexpected and/or violent. People who identify as part of one or more subpopulations can also feel these feelings when they learn that someone they did not know […]